Gradings at ASK are conducted by an authorized grading panel led by:

Chief Examiner Philip Lee Shihan (7th Dan)

Examiners:

Chew Eng Lam (6th Dan)

James Moy (6th Dan)

Allan Lai (5th Dan)

Bob Tan (5th Dan)

Lim Choon Yeow (5th Dan)

Quah Yong Lok (5th Dan)

Annie Goh (5th Dan)

Tan Kok Hiang (5th Dan)

Ronald Tan (4th Dan)

Aloyseus Lee (4th Dan)

Alexander Lee (4th Dan)

Steven Goh (4th Dan)

Lin Sen Hui (4th Dan)

Tham Wai Yip (4th Dan)

James Tan (4th Dan)

Chuan Huey Ferg (4th Dan)

Pang Kim Lock (4th Dan)

Robin Tan (3rd Dan)

Chan Wai Soen (3rd Dan)

Alan Lim (3rd Dan)

Alister Fong (3rd Dan)

Joseph Tan (3rd Dan)

Ng Chu Chet (3rd Dan)

ADULT GRADING

Grading Dates (Sunday)Application Opening Dates (Sunday)Closing Date for SubmissionRelease of reporting time
17-Mar-1917-Feb-1903-Mar-1910-Mar-19
16-Jun-1919-May-1902-Jun-1909-Jun-19
15-Sep-1918-Aug-1901-Sep-1908-Sep-19
22-Dec-1924-Nov-1908-Dec-1915-Dec-19


CHILDREN GRADING

Grading Dates (Sunday)Application Opening Dates (Sunday)Closing Date for SubmissionRelease of reporting time 
07-Apr-1910-Mar-1924-Mar-1931-Mar-19
11-Aug-1914-Jul-1928-Jul-1904-Aug-19
08-Dec-1910-Nov-1924-Nov-1901-Dec-19
Applicants must ensure that all pre-requisites have been fulfilled at time of Grading submission, and must be accompanied with the following:
  • Proof of training session and time period (see time frame requirements here)
  • Membership book (current membership must be paid)
  • Grading fees
  • Grading form (Parent’s signatures required for all minors)
An additional administrative fee of $22 will be charged for any late submission after the deadline. Please refer to our grading dates section for dates and reporting time.

Private grading is available at ASK Headquarters.

Suitable for those who have missed their grading dates and for those who prefer a personalised grading.

Additional fee will apply (Kyu grades additional $80 and Dan grades additional $150 on top of grading fee with GST inclusive).

Maximum of 4 students may be arranged for the private grading.

If you are interested , please contact us for more details.

All grades are registered with ASK, while all Yudanshas (Black belt dan grades) are registered with Aikido World Headquarters (Aikikai Foundation – Tokyo, Japan) and the International Aikido Federation (IAF).

Children Grading reporting time

Date: 08 Dec 2019

Venue: ASK Headquarters Dojo (HTNS JOM)

Current GradeGrading ForReporting TimeEst. Grading Time
5th Kyu (Blue-Gold)4th Kyu (Brown)8:00AM8:30AM - 9:30AM
6th Kyu (Blue-Silver)5th Kyu (Blue-Gold)
6th Kyu (Blue)6th Kyu Silver (Blue-Silver)9:00AM9:35AM - 11:25AM
7th Kyu (Purple)6th Kyu (Blue)
8th Kyu (Green)7th Kyu (Purple)11:00AM11:30AM - 12:30PM
Grading Panel – Lunch Break: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
9th Kyu (Orange)8th Kyu (Green)1:00PM1:35PM - 2:35PM
10th Kyu (Yellow)9th Kyu (Orange)2:15PM2:40PM - 3:25PM
11th Kyu (Red-Gold)10th Kyu (Yellow)3:00PM3:30PM - 4:15PM
12th Kyu (Red)11th Kyu (Red-Gold)3:45PM4:20PM - 5:20PM
White12th Kyu (Red)4:45PM5:25PM - 7:00PM

Adult Grading reporting time

Date: 15 Sep 2019

Venue: ASK Headquarters Dojo (HTNS JOM)

Current GradeGrading ForReporting TimeEst. Grading Time
White【白】6th Kyu (Blue)【蓝】8:00AM8:30AM - 9:35AM
6th Kyu (Blue)【蓝】5th Kyu (Blue-Gold)【蓝金】9:20AM9:40AM - 10:40AM
5th Kyu (Blue-Gold)【蓝金】4th Kyu (Brown)【咖啡】10:20AM10:45AM - 12:20PM
4th Kyu (Brown)【咖啡】3rd Kyu (Brown-Gold)【咖啡金】
Grading Panel – Lunch Break : 12:20PM - 1:00PM
3rd Kyu (Brown-Gold)【咖啡金】2nd Kyu (Black)【黑】12:45PM1:05PM - 2:30PM
2nd Kyu (Black)【黑】1st Kyu (Black-Gold)【黑金】2:00PM2:35PM - 4:30PM
1st Kyu (Black-Gold)【黑金】Shodan
Nidan & above4:00PM4:35PM - 6:45PM